159 Assisted Living Facilities near Bloomfield Hills, MI
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There are 159 Assisted Living Facilities in the Bloomfield Hills area, with 8 in Bloomfield Hills and 151 nearby.
The average cost of assisted living in Bloomfield Hills is $3,831 per month. This is higher than the national median of $3,650. Cheaper nearby regions include Troy with an average starting cost of $3,810.
To help you with your search, browse the 730 reviews below for assisted living facilities in Bloomfield Hills. On average, consumers rate assisted living in Bloomfield Hills 4.7 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Walled Lake with an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped 10 families in Bloomfield Hills find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about assisted living options and costs in Bloomfield Hills, call (855) 863-8283.
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What to Consider About Assisted Living in Bloomfield Hills
Bloomfield Hills is a picturesque city that's located within the Metro Detroit area, where nearly 15 percent of the population is made up of seniors age 65 or older. The area is home to 130 assisted living facilities — six of which are located right in Bloomfield Hills. The remaining 124 facilities are in nearby areas including Royal Oak, Farmington Hills and Troy.
In Bloomfield Hills, as in the rest of Michigan, assisted living facilities are officially known as homes for the aged and are closely regulated by the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Bloomfield Hills
- Bloomfield Hills and Oakland County have high levels of ozone pollution in the air. Consistently breathing in poor-quality air can pose a risk to seniors, especially those with respiratory or cardiovascular illnesses.
- The Bloomfield Hills area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- Public transportation options in Bloomfield Hills are limited. However, seniors looking to travel into Detroit can access public transportation via West Bloomfield's SMART Ride system, which is located only a few minutes away. SMART Ride travels throughout the Metro Detroit area and offers reduced rates to senior citizens.
- Michigan is a retirement-friendly state when it comes to tax laws. Social security income isn't taxed in the state and other forms of retirement income are eligible for generous tax deductions.
Violent crime is rare in Bloomfield Hills. The city has only 0.25 violent crimes per 1,000 residents each year, whereas the average city in Michigan has 4.55 per 1,000 residents annually.
- The cost of living in Bloomfield Hills is 48 percent higher than the national average. Seniors with limited income may find the area too expensive and wish to consider assisted living in other parts of the Detroit metropolitan area.
Paying for Assisted Living in Bloomfield Hills
Average Monthly Costs
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Assisted Living costs in Bloomfield Hills start around $3,831 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of assisted living is $4,000 per month, according to the latest figures from Genworth’s Cost of Care Survey.
It’s important to note that assisted living rates in Bloomfield Hills and the surrounding suburbs can vary widely based on factors such as location, the level of care needed, apartment size and the types of amenities offered at each community.
Financial Assistance for Assisted Living in Bloomfield Hills
Seniors who require financial assistance with the cost of assisted living can apply for the Medicaid State Plan, which helps to pay for the cost of services provided in Michigan's Homes for the Aged. Those who require additional funding to pay for the cost of room and board can apply for an Optional State Supplement (OSS) to their Supplemental Security Income.
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Assisted Living in Michigan page.
More Ways to Pay for Assisted Living
While many families use their own funds or personal assets to pay for assisted living, there are plenty of additional options to cover these costs. Some additional ways to finance assisted living costs include:
- Veterans Benefits
- Life Insurance Policy
- Long-Term Care Insurance
- Reverse Mortgage
For more information about different ways to finance assisted living, visit our Assisted Living in Michigan page.
Free Assisted Living Resources in Bloomfield Hills
Bloomfield Hills and the surrounding area are home to numerous government agencies and non-profit organizations offering help for seniors searching for or currently residing in an assisted living community. These organizations can also provide assistance in a number of other eldercare services such as geriatric care management, elder law advice, estate planning, finding home care and health and wellness programs.
To see a list of free assisted living resources in Bloomfield Hills, please visit our Assisted Living in Michigan page.
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Bloomfield Hills
Bloomfield Hills-area assisted living communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all assisted living communities in Michigan are required to follow. Visit our Assisted Living in Michigan page for more information about these laws.
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Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Bloomfield Hills
Review of Sunrise of Bloomfield
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Review of Sunrise of Bloomfield
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Review of Cedarbrook of Bloomfield Hills
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